When someone dies a “hero”, the individual is usually held in high regards by society. When one decides to determine their time of death with their own hands, they are instead frowned upon. Why is there a double standard upon the same concept – death? And why should society be more accepting to the idea of euthanasia and assisted suicide?
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North America United States’ (US) President-elect Joe Biden said that “more people may die” if
Oct 12: Trump returns to the White House, Taiwan calls for meaningful dialogue with China, increased tensions between Azerbaijan and Armenia
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Dec 21: Impeachment charges against Trump approved, Myanmar denies genocidal charges, and Israel holds an unprecedented third general election
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Dec 9: Trump calls Trudeau two-faced after Nato meeting, Citizens fight against rape crisis in India, and Iran’s nuclear deal avoids sanction blows
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